KILWINNING'S 'FIELD OF DREAMS' GIVEN THE GO AHEAD
KILWINNING Sports Club's multi-million pound development will go ahead after finance bosses finally approved funding.
The club's future had been uncertain over the last 13-months following a year-long delay in the decision over finances.
Last February North Ayrshire Council had agreed to hand over £642,000 towards the Pennyburn club's £3.2m 'Legacy Project'.
However, after the club revised their plans and reduced the overall cost of the project to just over £2.1m, the council slashed its contribution to £500,000.
That figure was finally given the green light at a meeting between finance bosses last week, with a list of attached conditions.
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This article appeared in Irvine Times 21 Mar 12